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Neighborhood Involvement

Building inclusive, safe and livable neighborhoods and communities.

ONI Main: 503-823-4519

City/County Info: 503-823-4000

TDD: 503-823-6868

1221 SW 4th Ave, Suite 110, Portland, OR 97204

Standards for Neighborhood System

I. Purpose

 
These Standards create a framework by which the people of the City of Portland may effectively participate in civic affairs and work to improve the livability and character of their Neighborhoods and the City.  These Standards set out the basis for City recognition of Neighborhood Associations, District Coalitions, and the responsibilities and benefits accruing thereto. These Standards also set out the basis for city acknowledgement of Business District Associations and the responsibilities accruing thereto. These Standards also set out the functions, duties and responsibilities of the Office of Neighborhood Involvement.